President Buhari nominates Adamu, Ahmad CBN Deputy Governors

Written by on December 6, 2022

President Muhammadu Buhari has forwarded the names of Aishah Ahmed and Edward Adamu to the Senate for confirmation as deputy governors of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).

President Buhari’s request is contained in a letter read on the floor of the Senate during plenary today by Senate President Ahmad Lawan.

The Nigerian leader is asking the Senate to confirm the nominees to serve for a second and final term at the apex bank as deputy governors.

Meanwhile, Aishah was first appointed as the CBN deputy governor in 2018.

In another letter, President Buhari also asked the Upper Chamber to confirm the appointment of Ambassador Ayuba Jacob as a member of the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC).

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